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Indian Navy Decommissions INS Viraat on 6 March 2017
On March 6, a glorious era of Viraat being the flagship of the Indian Navy ended. INS Viraat, the second Centaur-Class aircraft carrier in service which has spent 30 years in the Indian Navy and 27 years in the Royal Navy, was decommissioned in a grand ceremony at Naval Dockyard, Mumbai.

Ministry of Civil Aviation Inaugurates First Integrated Heliport in New Delhi
On February 28, ministry of civil aviation in association with Pawan Hans dedicated first integrated heliport to the country.

HAL to Perform Maintenance and Repair of Saab’s IDAS Systems on ALH Dhruv
Saab subsidiary Saab Grintek Defence (SGD) and Hindustan Aeronautics Limited’s (HAL) Avionics Division have signed a contract to deliver transfer of technology (ToT) between South Africa and India.

Indian Air Force Performs Casualty Evacuation in Chhattisgarh
On February 05, the anti naxal task force of IAF, evacuated a casualty that took place after a head-on collision between a pickup van and a tractor. The incident took place near Ambikapur in the naxal affected Suguja district in Chattisgarh.

IL 38 SD Successfully Conducts Anti-Ship Missile Firing
The llyushin 38 Sea Dragon (IL 38 SD) aircraft of Indian Navy successfully carried out the anti-ship missile firing during the ongoing annual Theater level Readiness and Operational Exercise TROPEX-2017

Admiral Sunil Lanba reviews Indian Navy’s Exercise Tropex 2017
Admiral Sunil Lanba, chief of the naval staff was onboard Indian Naval ships of both Eastern and Western commands to review annual Theatre level Readiness and Operational Exercise (TROPEX) 2017.

Saab Offers Sensor Package for Indian Tejas LCA Mk 1A
At Aero India, Swedish company Saab has announced that it is offering a fighter sensor package for the Indian Tejas LCA Mk1A fighter aircraft. The package consist of a state-of-the-art Saab AESA fighter radar closely integrated with a compact electronic warfare suite ...

CCI Clears Reliance - Dassault JV
On February 06, Competition Commission of India (CCI) has cleared Reliance Aerostructure Limited’s proposed Joint Venture (JV) with Dassault Aviation.

HAL Airport First to Install Single-Axis Solar Project
In a significant move to harness solar energy, a 3.5MW solar power project was inaugurated by CMD, HAL T. Suvarna Raju, at HAL airport to coincide the HAL’s Foundation Day. The project is spread over 23 acres with 12,985 solar modules installed.

Thales Appoints Emmanuel de Roquefeuil as Country Director in India
On 03 February 2017, Thales has announced the appointment of Emmanuel de Roquefeuil as the new VP and country director for India. He succeeded Antoine Caput from 01 February 2017.

BAE Systems Names Nik Khanna Managing Director for India
BAE Systems has announced the appointment of Nik Khanna as the managing director of its India operations with effect from 01 February 2017. Nik joins the company from Raytheon where as country president he led business development, marketing and strategy in India for the last four years.

F-35 Achieves a Milestone, Delivers 200th Operational Jet
The F-35 Lightning II programme has delivered the 200th operational jet to the Japan Air Self-Defense Force. The 200th jet’s second delivery to Japan first departed at Lockheed Martin’s Fort Worth production facility in Texas and then about two hours later it arrived at Luke Air Force Base, Arizona.

Airbus C295W Demonstrates Refuelling Contacts with Helicopter
Airbus Defence and Space has followed its recent successful demonstration of air-to-air refueling between two C295W medium transports with a demonstration of refuelling contacts with a H225M Caracal helicopter.

Atlas Elektronik to Modernise German Navy’s Mine Hunting Vessel
Atlas Elektronik will work to renovate three mine hunting vessels of the Frankenthal class (Type 332), currently in service with the German Navy.
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